Armenian Jewellers Foundation to Support Applications to GIA ScholarshipsThe Armenian Jewellers Foundation (AJF) has announced it will support students who apply for scholarships at the leading global gemological training institution, the Gemological Institute of America.
Thursday, March 24, 2016Read more
ONCE-IN-A-LIFETIME OPPORTUNITY TO OWN AN EXQUISITE LIMITED-EDITION ARMENIAN TIMEPIECEThe House of Franck Muller, founded in 1991, creates exclusive timepieces, characterized by complex mechanism and distinct designs, hence the slogan “Master of Complications”. The watches, which according to one study are among the most desired brands by the top affluent, are worn by various celebrities worldwide like Demi Moore and Elton John to name a few.
Wednesday, March 2, 2016Read more
AJF EDUCATIONAL PROGRAM WIDELY COVERED BY THE MEDIAAJF's educational program received unprecedented exposure in the press and on social media. Among others, it was covered in English and Armenian (Western and Eastern) in mainstream Armenian media like News.Am
Tuesday, February 23, 2016Read more
NEW SCHOLARSHIPS STUDENTS BEGIN STUDIES AT AGLA IN ARMENIAOn February 9, 2016, Five new students who received study grants from AJF embarked on their gemological learning program at AGLA.
Tuesday, February 9, 2016Read more
PILOT CLASS GEMOLOGY STUDENTS RECEIVE CERTIFICATESOn January 27, 2016 Syrian Armenian students who successfully graduated from the Gemology 1 and Diamond Grading Laboratory courses at the École de gemmologie de Montréal received their ‘Attestation’ certificates.
Friday, February 5, 2016Read more
Armenian Jewellers Foundation to Award 50 New Scholarships Globally in 2016The Armenian Jewellers Foundation (AJF) has announced it will grant 50 new scholarships in 2016. The AJF scholarships program promotes new capacity in the jewellery and diamond sector both in Armenia and the Diaspora. Graduates are expected to gain solid knowledge in gemstones, including diamonds, helping them embark on new careers in the jewellery sector.
Monday, February 1, 2016Read more
PATRONS NEWSAJF is proud to announce that a number of organizations renewed their pledge to support its programs and several new sponsors have joined its patrons' ranks. We wholeheartedly thank the following for their contributions over the past several months:
Thursday, January 14, 2016Read more
AJF ADVANCES ITS HERITAGE PROGRAMAJF has been steadily developing its heritage research initiatives. In recent months, it has conceptualized the proposed academic seminar and is in discussion with potential partners for its realization. It has also been in discussions with researchers from various countries who are expected to deliver new articles shedding light on Armenian jewellery history in various parts of the world.
Thursday, April 9, 2020Read more
25 GRADUATES EMBARK ON NEW CAREER THANKS TO AJF'S SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMThe jewellery trade is part of our national heritage and a source of pride. Our mission is to perpetuate this significant segment of our cultural tradition both by informing the world about the immense contributions made by Armenians to the art of jewellery and promoting talented young Armenians in becoming the next generation of industry leaders.
Thursday, January 14, 2016Read more
ARARAT ESKIJIAN MUSEUM HOSTS EXHIBIT & SEMINAROn Sunday, October 25, the Ararat-Eskijian Museum hosted "Treasures of Western Armenia: A Conference on Material Culture & Genocide in Western Armenia," in collaboration with AJF and the prestigious Boston-based National Association for Armenian Studies and Research (NAASR).
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